Central University of Kerala suspends assistant professor for calling BJP-RSS 'proto-fascist organisation'

In an online class on April 19, he also questioned the central government's decision to export covid vaccines when the country's demands were not met.

published on : 17th May 2021

Karnataka professor in Chandigarh fights glorification of gun culture, drugs, liquor in Punajbi songs

It was on his PIL that the high court ordered Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh authorities that songs that promote violence and obscenity should be curbed, reports Harpreet Bajwa

published on : 18th April 2021

Ranjith, appointed in IIM Ranchi, was rejected by Calicut University

No state or central university in Kerala or India ever put out a notification without mentioning the reservation for the posts, said Rasheed Ahmed, a syndicate member of the university.

published on : 12th April 2021

From watchman to IIM professor, Ranjith pursued his dream with will and grit

 All his life Ranjith R (28) lived in a leaky hut at Panathur in Kasaragod; his parents had studied only till Class 5

published on : 11th April 2021

Delhi University college terminates service of professor with alleged Maoist links

According to a memorandum received by Saibaba’s wife Vasantha on Thursday, his services have been terminated with immediate effect from March 31 afternoon.

published on : 4th April 2021

UoH team decodes link for curbing malaria

Research team finds correlation between fever induced by malaria and antigenic variation of malarial parasites

published on : 28th March 2021

JNU EC approves registrar's appointment, says was according to varsity norms

Citing Statute 8(1), the JNUTA had said that the "registrar shall be appointed by the Executive Council" and "shall be a whole-time salaried officer of the university".

published on : 27th March 2021

Fresh demand for immediate release of ex-DU professor Saibaba on medical grounds

Saibaba, who is wheelchair-bound with over 90 per cent physical disability, had tested positive for COVID-19 on February 12.

published on : 11th March 2021

Harvard professor ignites uproar over 'comfort women' claims

In a recent academic paper, J. Mark Ramseyer rejected a wide body of research finding that Japan’s so-called “comfort women” were forced to work at military brothels during World War II.  

published on : 8th March 2021

Vaccinated people may still transmit COVID-19, warns England's chief medic

Professor Jonathan Van-Tam's warning comes as the UK registered another high daily death toll from the virus of 1,348 this weekend, taking the country’s total to 97,329.

published on : 24th January 2021

Archivist on quest to preserve dying literature of the marginalised

Many of the art pieces, that date back at least 400 years, were found by Professor Jayadhir Tirumala Rao at carpenter or locksmith shops.

published on : 20th December 2020

Aspirants flag illegality in recruitment norms

Several aspirants with PG qualification alleged the notification allowing non-PG candidates violates the recruitment guideline of both the State government and the Centre.

published on : 14th December 2020

Delhi High Court quashes parts of JNU adverts for appointment to posts of professor, associate professor

The judge said that the burden to prove that the reservation rosters were correctly recast, was on the university, which in my view, it has failed to discharge.

published on : 5th December 2020

Medical college professor held for bribery, sexual harassment in Gujarat

The accused, Dr S K Nagar, is a Class-1 state government employee and currently serves as a professor with the state-run MP Shah Medical College in Jamnagar, the ACB said in a release on Thursday.

published on : 26th November 2020

Russian scholar Alexander Dubiansky, who taught Tamil for nearly 50 years, passes away

Villupuram MP Dr Ravi Kumar credited him for the revival of Tamil in Russia, especially after the fall of the Soviet Union.

published on : 19th November 2020
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